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Fred Bear’s 10 Commandments of Hunting -Video
Posted on: 04/13/17
Anybody who has ever shot a bow and arrow has probably heard the name Fred Bear before. Whether you watched his hunting shows, heard his name in a Ted Nugent song, or shoot a Bear bow, we can all take a page out of his book and remember all the valuable lessons he taught in his lifetime. Here is his 10 commandments...

Turkey Hunting Gear Checklist
Posted on: 03/23/17
Spring turkey season is getting underway soon. And it's never too early for a little pre-season preparation. This hunting gear checklist covers everything you need for a successful hunt. This list contains a mix of...

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Hunter Education and Safety Programs

It's that time again and most states have started their mandatory Hunter Education Programs and / or their Safety Education Programs for the 2017 season. Classes are held in several areas and dates throughout your state. Click on the state you want and scroll down to Hunter Education. All hunters must attend or have attended these programs in order to hunt this spring and/or fall...

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California Cat Burglar on the Loose in Pescadero
Posted on: 04/25/17

A trace of mountain lion DNA was identified in a blood sample taken from inside a home in Pescadero, confirming reports that a mountain lion entered an occupied home and took a dog off the bed where the homeowner was sleeping. On Monday, Apr. 17, 2017, a...

California Spiny Lobster Report Cards Due by April 30
Posted on: 04/25/17

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) reminds 2016-2017 Spiny Lobster Report Card holders to submit online or return their cards by April 30, 2017, as required by law. The cards must be reported even if no lobsters were taken or no attempts were made to take lobsters. In addition...

Florida Approves Changes to Collier County Manatee Zones
Posted on: 04/25/17

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) at its April meeting approved a rule implementing changes to Collier County manatee protection zones that balances manatee protection with the needs of boaters. The revised manatee zones will...

Florida Making it Easier, More Rewarding to Remove Pythons
Posted on: 04/25/17

The Florida (FWC) is launching new programs to encourage people to help remove nonnative Burmese pythons from the Everglades ecosystem and surrounding area. Two new programs and a new Executive Order will provide people with incentives and...

Kentucky Public Auction of Surplus and Confiscated Items May 1
Posted on: 04/25/17

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will conduct its spring public auction of surplus and confiscated items May 1 at department headquarters in Frankfort. Surplus auction items include...

Maine Deer Feeding Ban and Baiting Penalties Increased
Posted on: 04/25/17

Maine Legislature Inland Fisheries and Wildlife recently voted on Sunday hunting and deer and moose bills. Bill LD 694, to allow Sunday hunting with deer rifles only, and LD 485 to allow Sunday hunting for...

South Carolina Opens Aiken County WA to the Public Saturdays in May
Posted on: 04/25/17

Aiken County’s Crackerneck Wildlife Management Area and Ecological Reserve in SC will be open to the public on Saturdays during the month of May (6, 13, 20 and 27). Crackerneck Wildlife Management Area (WMA) and Ecological Reserve consists of...

Utah Proposed Upland Game Changes for 2017-18 & 19
Posted on: 04/25/17

Utah Division of Wildlife Resources biologists are proposing rules for Utah's 2017, 2018 and 2019 hunts that are almost identical to rules that have governed upland game hunting in Utah since 2014. They are recommending a few minor changes, though. The changes include the following: